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Film & Performance
July 18, 7pm
CF's Summer Film Series: Exit Through The Gift Shop

National Theater Live: Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead

Mar 18, 2018, 2pm
2 pm - 4:45 pm (Run time: 2 hours and 45 minutes)   A star-studded cast, including Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter, The Woman in Black), Joshua McGuire (The Hour) and David Haig (Four Weddings and a Funeral, The Witness for the Prosecution) appear in Tom Stoppard’s brilliantly funny situation comedy, broadcast live from The Old Vic theatre in London. David Leveaux’s new production marks the 50th anniversary of the play that made a young Tom Stoppard’s name overnight.   Against the backdrop of Hamlet, two hapless minor characters, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, take centre stage. As the young double act stumble their way in and out of the action of Shakespeare’s iconic drama, they become increasingly o... (View more)

Logan Lecture Series: Valeska Soares

Mar 21, 2018, 6:30pm
Tickets are free for Museum Members, $5 for non-Members. Space is limited. On March 24, Phoenix Art Museum will present a mid-career retrospective exhibition of Brazilian artist Valeska Soares, entitled Valeska Soares: Any Moment Now. Exploring themes of memory, time, and the sensorial, Valeska Soares reconfigures the esthetic of minimalism into interactive installations and sensory experiences. Her work demonstrates a fascination with space and time, as well as what occurs beyond their perceived limits. Directly engaging visitors’ subjectivities, she emphasizes personal experience and also universal knowledge, and explores how each of these affects the other. Assemblages of book pages, covers, and bindings weave meanings between differen... (View more)

Circles Exclusive Exhibition Preview: Valeska Soares: Any Moment Now

Mar 22, 2018, 5:30pm
5:30pm-7:30pm 5:45pm: Remarks Phoenix Art Museum invites Circles of Support members to join Amada Cruz, Sybil Harrington Director and CEO, for a preview of Valeska Soares: Any Moment Now. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, and live entertainment along with remarks from Vanessa Davidson, The Shawn and Joe Lampe Curator of Latin American Art. Valeska Soares: Any Moment Now is a mid-career survey exhibition of Soares' (b.1957) work, the first at a U.S. museum since 2003. The exhibition features approximately 45 multi-media works, sculptures, videos, and installations created by the Brazilian artist during the past two decades. Soares creates polished, minimalistic artworks that encourage visitor participation. Through installation ... (View more)

Member Preview Day: Valeska Soares: Any Moment Now

Mar 23, 2018, 10am
Phoenix Art Museum Members are invited to preview the exhibition, Valeska Soares: Any Moment Now, before it opens to the public. No RSVP necessary. Image credit: Valeska Soares, Any Moment Now…, 2014. 365 vintage dust jackets mounted on linen panels and 4 vintage library ladders. Courtesy of Fortes D'Aloia & Gabriel, São Paulo. Installation view, Eleven Rivington Gallery, New York, 2014. Photo: Charles Benton.